Yahaira Vega now considers herself an advocate for LGBTQ+ rights, a subject she knew little about before her undergraduate research project.
Two UM-Dearborn experts explain why equity and vaccine hesitancy are proving to be such persistent challenges.
The pandemic has given Fuller a chance to witness the impact of his chosen field. He hopes the rest of us feel the same.
The veteran administrative assistant, who passed away last month, was known as a caring friend and tireless ally of students.
The next phase of the pandemic could be a test of how much we’ve learned about inequity in America.
UM-Dearborn lecturer and ‘Wayne County’s Dr. Fauci’ Mouhanad Hammami talks about what’s worked, the dangers of pandemic fatigue, and how this all might end.
We get some real talk from four UM-Dearborn students whose summer internships went remote due to the pandemic.
Want to earn an MSW with just one additional year of study? A new partnership with UM-Ann Arbor allows UM-Dearborn students to do just that.
Sunday was a big day for many in the UM-Dearborn community — nearly 1100 students graduated. Although there wasn’t a physical ceremony, the community rallied to recognize their achievement.
A UM-Dearborn public health leader weighs in on why the current disruptions to our daily lives are necessary — and why we should probably prepare for the long haul.
UM-Dearborn researcher Anda Botoseneanu is digging into whether combinations of common conditions like diabetes, heart disease and depression could leave people vulnerable to dementia later in life.
A partnership between Delray residents, community leaders, University of Michigan researchers and students could be a template for advancing campaigns for environmental justice.
A major healthcare provider in the area gets a chance to scout emerging UM-Dearborn talent. Health and Human Services students score a rare paid internship experience. We’re calling this one a win-win.
After his mother passed away in 2014, Hill inherited the role of family historian — and the sense of responsibility that comes with it.
As she closes in on graduation, Tapp talks about why she’s drawn to one of the most intense career choices in the health and human services field.
The Health and Human Services department debuted several new classes this semester. We drop in on a new intro course that’s putting students in control of their own health
We’re living in an era of unprecedented specialization in the health fields. But can we create better healthcare professionals by teaching them to think like a team?
What does a typical day look like for non-traditional student Heather Wege? Anything but typical.
Through this UM-Dearborn-led program, partners from across the state show local youth how to collect and present research when advocating for cleaner air, healthier communities.
Starting this fall, HHS now will offer students a single nimble major with three professionally focused concentrations.
Associate Professor Anda Botoseneanu’s recent research reveals why some combinations of chronic diseases can be particularly dangerous.
Watters started a full-time position as director of youth and family development at Joy-Southfield Community Development Corporation in January.
UM-Dearborn faculty, staff and students are helping the Healthy Dearborn coalition take on its biggest challenge yet: tackling the city’s health disparities.
Social Work Assistant Professor Jessica Camp is calling for a paradigm shift in how we support those with mental illnesses